(Closed) DIY Ribbon Chair Garland for Fanback Chairs

posted 6 years ago in DIY
Post # 3
80 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

great idea to dress up the chairs in a fun way! i would be very impressed going to your wedding 🙂

Post # 5
237 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

@lovelyduckie:  Those look great! Do you know how much ribbon you ended up using for the arbor garland? I’m planning on doing something similar but I wasn’t sure how much ribbon to buy.

Post # 7
9548 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2013

These look awesome! We’re looking at doing something similar with our chairs – just the back row, though!

Post # 8
532 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013


OMG – I’m sooooooooooooooooooo happy you posted this. 

I’ve got those same ugly fanback chairs for my ceremony, and have been trying really hard how to figure out what to do to make those chairs look decent. I’m not willing to pay so much extra for those nice garden chairs. I’d rather spend it on food, music and drinks. 


Maybe I could make a few just for the back row of my ceremony. I would be a cute way to incorporate the Renfaire ribbon feel.

Post # 9
783 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2015

@lovelyduckie:  Hopefully you’re still around! If I’m doing 50 chairs, how many total yards of ribbon/lace should I buy? I’m thinking of doing 4 different colours, with different widths and mixing double sided satin ribbon with lace.

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